Thursday, 4 May 2017

RWANDA: CHESS FEDERATION DISTRIBUTES CHESS EQUIPMENT TO SCHOOLS


Rwanda Chess Federation (FERWADE) has distributed different chess equipment's to schools around Kigali City...
FERWADE is promoting and developing the game for the youth...The items that were supplied to different schools were Chess boards, Chess pieces and Clocks...

10 secondary schools were the beneficiaries and they all have more than 30 students in their Chess clubs...

Some of the beneficiary schools are Groupe Scolaire Ste Famille, Lycee Notre Dame De Citeaux, Green Hills Academy, Kigali Hope Academy, Riviera High School, and Camp Kigali...

Kevin Ganza, FERWADE President, said the initiative was part of 'Chess and Education' programme ...

"It is a programme we initiated with support from the Kasparov  Chess Foundation Africa (KCF-A) that helps federations to promote and develop chess among the young generation," Ganza told the Times Sports.